Albert Holman Williams, 76, born in Davenport on April 20, 1944, died Wednesday, May 27, 2020 at his home surrounded by loved ones. He was a Clarksdale resident and graduated from Coahoma Agricultural High School (“Aggie”). He received a Bachelor’s of Science degree from Tugaloo College.
State Auditor Shad White’s office returned over $1.3 million back to Mississippi taxpayers last month in stolen or misused funds.
Auditors from the state routinely check and double check the files and funds of both city and county government and are often tipped off by employees of government about abuses and possible theft and fraud.
Coahoma County property taxes could go up four mills next year as supervisors look at financing final construction costs at the new jail, equipping their E911 center and central county fire station and building the Jonestown bypass.
More testing has turned up more cases of COVID-19 in Coahoama County with five new cases reported Wednesday and ten new cases reported over the holiday weekend.
Mrs. Verdia Lee Howard Jones, of Clarksdale, died peacefully on Sunday, April 26, 2020 in Clemmons, N.C., at the age of 90.
Following funeral services, she was laid to rest on Thursday, April 30, in Westlawn Gardens of Memory in Winston-Salem, N.C.
Severa B. O’Neal, 80, of Clarksdale died Tuesday, April 28, 2020 at home.
A viewing will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, May 4, 2020 at Delta Burial Funeral Home in Clarksdale, MS
A graveside service will be held Tuesday, May 5, 2020 at Heavenly Rest Cemetery in Lyon with Reverend Zella Bobo presiding.
The right start makes all the difference in the world.
People Shores Sathya Sai Sanjeevani Medical Centre is hosting a pre-natal and post-natal education clinic for new moms and moms-to-be Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the clinic at 1540 Desoto Avenue.
STARKVILLE -- Domestic animals are not considered at risk for contracting COVID-19, and the Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine recommends that animal owners consult the American Veterinary Medical Association to get the facts.
The Coahoma Community College Football Program will hold a tryout on Friday, February 22 at the James E. Miller Stadium, located at 3240 Friars Point Road; Clarksdale, Mississippi. With registration beginning at 9:30 a.m., it will continue until 4:00 p.m.
State employees would receive up to a 3 percent pay increase under a plan outlined by Lt. Governor candidate Delbert Hosemann who was in Clarksdale this week.
061919 SEN Smith Yazoo pump request
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) has asked President Trump to approve the use of temporary pumps in the Yazoo Backwater Area to begin removing floodwaters that have contaminated the region for months on end.
On Tuesday, Jan. 15, Mississippi First will host a 10th anniversary celebration at the state Capitol in Jackson to highlight the organization’s accomplishments and current projects.